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Brock psychologist wins international behavioral neuroscience award

Brock psychologist wins international behavioral neuroscience award

Analyzing rat “vocalizations” and discovering their mechanisms was just one of the breakthroughs that have come from the 45-year research career of Brock University behavioural psychologist Stefan Brudzynski.

Sanderson takes the plunge in Canada’s largest open water swim

Sanderson takes the plunge in Canada’s largest open water swim

After making waves as a competitive swimmer when she was a teenager, Margaret Sanderson is neck deep in different type of aquatic competition.

Road construction will be finished in time for 2014-15 academic year

Road construction will be finished in time for 2014-15 academic year

Short-term pain for long-term gain. That’s how Brock’s Facilities Management project manager looks at the road construction surrounding the University’s campus.

Brock’s seventh residence will give students taste of the suite life

Brock’s seventh residence will give students taste of the suite life

The corner of St. David and Norman roads, which is a short walk to the St. Catharines campus, is currently a construction zone and will be home to Brock’s newest residence in time for the 2015-16 academic year.

Local student named Brock’s 2014 Lou Cahill Scholarship winner

Local student named Brock’s 2014 Lou Cahill Scholarship winner

James Gardner of St. Catharines is the 2014 winner of the Lou Cahill Scholarship in Communications awarded by Brock University. The $1,250 scholarship is awarded to a third-year student studying in a four-year communications program in Brock’s Department of Communication, Popular Culture and Film. Scholarship recipients are recognized for academic excellence, community involvement and participation in charitable activities.

Have World Cup fever? Goodman professor knows why

Have World Cup fever? Goodman professor knows why

Goodman School of Business Prof. Peter Yannopoulos is currently researching the underlying motivations for attending soccer games.

Board approves year-end numbers and a new 2014-15 budget

Board approves year-end numbers and a new 2014-15 budget

Brock’s Board of Trustees, at its annual meeting June 26, approved the University’s audited financial statements for 2013-14, as well as the new operating budget for 2014-15.
The numbers for 2013-14 showed that months of cost-containment efforts aimed at restoring financial stability helped reduce the year’s structural cash deficit to $765,000, and that one-time events produced [...]

Business Health Care Leadership certificate introduces business strategies to health-care professionals

Business Health Care Leadership certificate introduces business strategies to health-care professionals

Fourteen local doctors and health services professionals had the opportunity to learn how they can apply business principles to the health-care industry through a new Business Health Care Leadership certificate.

Bloomberg terminals give business students competitive edge

Bloomberg terminals give business students competitive edge

Since the terminals were installed, usage has been high — more than 620 students and faculty have used the labs as a resource to support their course work and even their personal investment trading.

Non-credit graduate level courses focus on teaching, service learning

Non-credit graduate level courses focus on teaching, service learning

The Faculty of Graduate Studies and the Centre for Pedagogical Innovation (CPI) will offer two non-credit graduate level courses, one focusing on teaching and the other on service-learning, through the fall and winter terms.

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